Experimental Economics Seminar Schedule

Seminars are held in room 5183 of the Metropolitan Building on GMU’s Arlington campus, from 4:00-5:00pm. Please visit our Seminar archive to see previous speakers and topics.

Fall 2016

Date Title Speaker Affiliation
September 2 Value for Money? Vote-Buying and Politician Accountability in the Laboratory Jessica Leight Williams College
September 16 What Does a Deductible Do? The Impact of Cost-Sharing on Health Care Prices, Quantities, and Spending Dynamics Ben Handel University of California, Berkeley
September 23 Can Patients’ Reports Improve Health Providers’ Performance? Experimental Evidence from Kenya Danila Serra Southern Methodist University
September 30 Receptiveness to Advice, Cognitive Ability, and Technology Adoption: An Economic Experiment with Farmers Laura Schechter University of Wisconsin, Madison
October 7 On Multiple Discount Rates Federico Echenique California Institute of Technology
October 14 TBA John Wooders University of Technology Sydney
October 21 Room 5075 Political Cognitive Biases Effects on Fund Managers’ Performance Marian Moszoro University of California, Berkeley and Harvard University
October 28 Do Rewards Work to Maintain and Increase Tax Compliance? Evidence from the Randomization of Public Goods Carlos Scartascini Inter-American Development Bank
November 4 Information Acquisition Under Persuasive Precedent Versus Binding Precedent Hülya K. K. Eraslan Rice University
November 18 Endogenous Information, Communication and Social Image Isabel Marcin Max Planck Institute
December 2 TBA Alberto Chong Georgia State University